The Saturday morning debate will be the second of six planned around the province. Doors will open at 10:00am and the debate will begin at 10:30 at the Coast Inn of the North.
Kamloops MLA Todd Stone is expected to become the 8th candidate in the race Tuesday. The former transportation minister has scheduled three campaign style events Tuesday in Surrey, Victoria and Kamloops.
Others who have already announced their candidacy include Mike Bernier, Mike de Jong, Michael Lee, Lucy Sager, Sam Sullivan, Dianne Watts, and Andrew Wilkinson.
BC Liberal members will elect a new leader in an online voting over the first three days of February.